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Heart Valve Surgery Goals
When any person is considering heart valve replacement, it can be helpful to know the overall goals of the procedure and how your medical professionals will track the success and your return to wellness. Here are some of the likely goals for any valve surgery.
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR or TAVI)
Patients who cannot tolerate surgery for aortic valve replacement may be good candidates for a less invasive approach called TAVI or TAVR.
Kitchen Fats Quiz
Are you cooking with the best kitchen fats? Take this two-part quiz to find out.
Health Equity: Eliminating Bias by Age, Ethnicity, Gender and More
The American Heart Association explains health disparities and our efforts to bring health equity to socially or economically disadvantaged communities across the United States.
The American Heart Association explains how excess sodium in the diet can lead to serious health issues with these infographics.
Getting Started - Tips for Long-term Success
Tips for long term physical activity success
Eat 3 or More Whole-Grain Foods Every Day
Goal 2 of the 5 Goals for Eating Healthy is Eat 3 or More Whole-Grain Foods Every Day.
Resources to get you moving
Resources to help get you moving
The American Heart Association offers programs for the classroom and for the gym to get help kids healthy and performing better in school.
You and Your Healthcare Team
The American Heart Association explains that you can improve the care you receive by talking with your healthcare team about your concerns, asking questions and getting the facts.